Smokey Robinson - Cruisin' (1979)

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Cruisin' is a 1979 single written, produced, and recorded by Smokey Robinson for Motown Records' Tamla label. One of Robinson's most successful singles outside of his work with The Miracles, "Cruisin'" hit #1 on the Cash Box chart and was also a major Billboard Pop hit, peaking at #4. It was a Top Five hit on the Soul chart as well.

The song was co-written by fellow Miracle Marv Tarplin . "Cruisin'" was an even bigger hit in New Zealand, hitting #1 on that country's chart. It is included on Robinson's ninth studio album, Where There's Smoke....

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  1. On January 27th 1980, "Cruisin'" by Smokey Robinson peaked at #4 (for 4 weeks) on Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart; it had entered the chart on September 30th, 1979 and spent almost a half-year on the Top 100 (25 weeks)...